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Vulnerability of EMC NetWorker: buffer overflow via nsrd

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via nsrd of EMC NetWorker, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable products: NetWorker.
Severity of this weakness: 3/4.
Creation date: 17/10/2017.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2017-8022, ESA-2017-122, VIGILANCE-VUL-24156.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via nsrd of EMC NetWorker, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This vulnerability alert impacts software or systems such as NetWorker.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness alert is important.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

EMC NetWorker: fixed versions for nsrd.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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